Jail Docket – 03/23/2016

The Choctaw County Sheriff’s Department filed 33 miscellaneous incident reports and 17 incident offense reports last week. 
3/11/16 Charles Underwood Thomas B/M 11/27/61 CSO Burglary of a Building
3/12/16 Jacob Edwards W/M 4/14/97 CSO Violation of Protection Order… Read more

Obituary – Mr. Charles E. Green

March 18, 2016

Charles E. Green, 81, a retired military medic and veteran in the U.S. Army, passed away Friday, March 18, 2016, at the VA Nursing Home in Kosciusko, MS. Mr. Green was born April 20, 1934 in Tomnolen, … Read more

Obituary – Ms. Ester Bernice Liddell

Mathiston, MS

Ester Bernice Liddell, 68, a retired factory worker, passed away Saturday, March 19, 2016 at the St. Dominic Hospital in Jackson,MS. Ms. Liddell was born October 21, 1947. She was a member of the Chester Baptist Church near … Read more

Legals – 03/23/2016


Sealed bids will be received by the Choctaw County School District, Ackerman, Mississippi up to and not later than 10:00 A. M. on April 11th, 2016 for the… Read more

Obituary – Ms. Lera Black Jones

Kosciusko, MS.
Lera Black Jones, 95, died March 19, 2016 at Promise Hospital in Vicksburg. Mrs. Jones was a native of Choctaw County and resident of Kosciusko. She was a retired seamstress and member of Williamsville Independent Methodist Church.… Read more

Boy Scouts retire flags

Everyone watches as the flags are burned.
Chuck Bailey/Staff

Proper retirement requires burning the flag

By Chuck Bailey
The Choctaw Plaindealer

Remember as you look at your Flag, which is the symbol of our nation, that it is red because of human sacrifice. It is blue because of the Read more